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Edition - Bod1025

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 28(134).


Ballad - Roud Number: V15742

Title: Our country is our ship, d'ye see

First Line: Our country is our ship d'ye see

Authors:  Cobb, James, 1756-1818

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 25(1433)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5203

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer 39 Great St, Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(3008) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V17534

Title: The picture of England

First Line: 'Tis myself dat was born now in Dublin

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(3008A)

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Edition - Bod6171

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.BennettMarshall, W.Pierce, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBrightonBristolSouthborough

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court. Sold by Mr. W. Marshall, Brstol [sic]. Sold by Bennett, Edward-street, Brighton; & J. Peirce [sic], Southborough

Notes:  Printed on both sides


1st Ballad

Title: No, no, I shall never see you more

First Line: Forced from home I strayed away

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman!

First Line: There's a land that bears a well-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 16(81b)


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Harding B 16(171c)


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Edition - Bod6749

Imprint Names:  Sayer, R.

Imprint Locations:  London

Artists:  Hogarth, William

Imprint: London, Printed for Robt. Sayer, no. 53, Fleet Street

Notes:  The illustration is: The Gates of Calais, by William Hogarth.


Ballad - Roud Number: V11585

Title: O' the roast beef of old England &c

First Line: 'Twas at the gate of Calais, Hogarth tells

Subjects:  EnglandHogarth, William, 1697-1764

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 38(6)

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Edition - Bod2050

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V154

Title: Mary, Mary, list, awake

First Line: Mary, dear Mary, list! awake

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1667

Title: Heroes of England

First Line: Old England is the land we love

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(2355)

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Edition - Bod2428

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 200


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The true-born Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a world-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13805

Title: Gentle mother dear

First Line: There was a place in childhood that I remember well

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

2806 d.31(52)

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Firth b.27(73)

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Harding B 11(3892)

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Johnson Ballads 3287

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Edition - Bod2697

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: Taylor, Printer, 92 & 93, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green


Ballad - Roud Number: V7852

Title: Old England is going down the hill

First Line: We talk of England's greatness

Authors:  Walsh, John

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 13(294)

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Johnson Ballads 1228

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Edition - Bod2859

Imprint Names:  Hillatt and Martin

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed and Published by Hillatt & Martin, 13, Little Prescot Street, Goodman's Fields


Ballad - Roud Number: V1663

Title: Here's a health to merry England

First Line: Here's a health to merry England!

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 15(129a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3593

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, Wholesale Toy & marble Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 Dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(385).


Ballad - Roud Number: V659

Title: The land we live in

First Line: Since our foes to invade us have long been preparing

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Firth c.13(97)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 25(1067)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 889

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11447

Imprint Names:  Walker

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 17


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a world-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7001

Title: King Storm

First Line: King Storm was seated

Harding B 11(1080)

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Johnson Ballads 1588

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1588 is a photocopy of the Durham University copy


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Johnson d.1773(p. 145v)

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Edition - Bod11448

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: [J. Paul] and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials, and 35, Hanover Street, Portsea


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a world-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V16167

Title: Love on

First Line: Love on, love on: the soul must have a shrine

Harding B 11(1081)

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Edition - Bod11759

Imprint Names:  Neesom

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Neesom, Printer, 166, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12130

Title: Hail to thee England

First Line: Hail to thee, England, blest isle of the ocean

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: The death of Nelson

First Line: O'er Nelson's tomb, with silent grief oppress'd

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

Harding B 11(1451)

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Edition - Bod12854

Imprint Names:  King, T.Green, G.

Imprint Locations:  BirminghamLondon

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King, Birmingham, and sold by G. Green, at his Music Stall, near the Turnpike, City Road, and at Featherstone St., City Road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7617

Title: Paddy swallowed by a whale

First Line: If you have never heard the tale

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13658

Title: The men of merry England

First Line: Oh, the men of merry, merry England

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(2934)

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Edition - Bod12968

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 25(1176) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V34837

Title: A loyal song

First Line: Come cheer up your hearts England raises her head

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 22(161)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod13007

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 57


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1696

Title: The Devil and little Mike

First Line: It was on a dusky eve

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5198

Title: The red cross banner

First Line: England if still the patriot fires

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(875)

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Edition - Bod7327

Imprint Names:  Wilson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bideford

Imprint: Wilson, Printer, Bideford


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3023

Title: England's golden days

First Line: I'll sing, but 'tis an English song, and O! I love to praise

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5198

Title: The red-cross banner

First Line: England, if still thy patriot fires

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Firth b.26(455)

Notes:  Firth b.26(455) originally a sheet with Firth b.26(471), Firth b.26(479) and Firth b.26(484); on the reverse is another ballad: The King, god bless him! [George IV]


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Harding B 11(1073)

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Edition - Bod7853

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 528


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13248

Title: The true born Englishman

First Line: There's a land that bears a world-known name

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V871

Title: A bundle of wants

First Line: If you think it will make you all merry

Harding B 11(3893)

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Edition - Bod10525

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodgest [sic] Printer, Wholesaie [sic] Toy and Marlbe [sic] Warehouse 26, Grafton Street Soho London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13658

Title: The men of merry merrv [sic] England

First Line: Oh the men of merry merry England

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 889

Title: Brown girl

First Line: When first to this country I came as a stranger

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 4717

Title: Molly astore

First Line: As down on Banna's banks I strayed

Harding B 11(2400)

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Edition - Bod8513

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Borough, London

Notes:  Part of a sheet of four; see Harding B 11(2295)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5678

Title: Old England God bless her

First Line: Now a bumper of wine come fill fill around

Tune: King god bless him

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 581

Title: Ellen, the maid of the moor

First Line: The lasses of Scotland are bonny & free

Harding B 15(228a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8753

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges Printer, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 26 Grafton Street, Soho, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V659

Title: Land we live in

First Line: Since our foes to invade us have long been preparing

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Firth c.13(99)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(125a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8913

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V4640

Title: Land of the brave and free

First Line: O Albion! my sea-girt isle

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 17(160b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1915

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 1916

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9013

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: Printed and Sold, by T. Watts, Snow, Hill Birm.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5198

Title: The red cross banner

First Line: England it still the patriot fires

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1787

Title: The spell is broken

First Line: My heart is like the faded flower

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1858

Title: The lake of Killarney

First Line: Oh! the lake of Killarney is wide as 'tis deep

Subjects:  Ireland

Firth c.14(371)

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Harding B 11(3241)

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Johnson Ballads 1476

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Johnson Ballads 1477

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Edition - Bod15297

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V4640

Title: Land of the brave & free

First Line: O Albion! my sea-girt isle

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 16(124d)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15331

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 22(161) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V34837

Title: A loyal song

First Line: Come cheer up your hearts England raises her head

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 25(1176)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15620

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.26(201) for the imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17534

Title: The Irishman's picture of England

First Line: 'Tis myself dat was born now in Dublin

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 16(115b)

Notes:  Slip.


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